Glitzy BH Golden Stone

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Roadkill
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Glitzy BH Golden Stone

Post by Roadkill » Thu Aug 06, 2020 3:50 pm

This will be a useful tool fly to search the water column with a 2 or 3 fly cast.

Hook-J2 Jig #8
Thread- UTC 70 Rust Brown
Body-Glitzy Merino Wool, Amber Gold Blend with Rainbow Trilobal Nylon
Tail and Legs-Sili Legs, Amber with Gold Flakes
Bead- Brass 5/32"

ImageIMGP0629 by William Lovelace, on Flickr

I lightly colored the top of the dubbing with a Brown Sharpie Marker. The under thread shows through in places when wet adding to brown markings on the nymph.
Johnno
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Re: Glitzy BH Golden Stone

Post by Johnno » Fri Aug 07, 2020 1:02 am

Nice. Our big stonefly is a lovely lighter emerald green That’d work well down here in the right colour. 8-)
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